Cross Rift/New Rift

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Thursday 4th Jan 2007 Dave R, Rich B with a brief visit from Tim Allen A bit more capping downwards in this dig started by Tim and Pete Hall, looks worthy of at least one more visit. Also tidied up the entrance. Had a look at the state of New Rift, someone (Andy Walsh?) continues to restabilise this, so work could soon recommence here. dave

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2nd Feb – Tim Allen, Mick Nunwick Trip to drill shotholes in offending boulder where Crystal Inlet sinks in main passage. After looked at passage above the Mousehole. Muddy passage lead to boulder choke where ‘blackness’ could be glimpsed through the gaps. 9th Feb Tim Allen, Mick Nunwick, Geoff Yeadon, Robbie Shone, Jane Rigby. Returning to the above ‘blackness’. Enlarged route to boulders to allow for quick escape. Removed a couple of boulders until capping above head required. Seemed foolish … Read More

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23th Feb – Rift Pot Mad Phil, Emma, Adam The six foot boulder over the Crystal Inlet dig is no more. Apparently Phil took it out with one mad stare!